Skirt/Underskirt/Petticoat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1820s

GUSN

GUSN-45538

Description

Waistband has been let out; no placket or fastening; deep, embroidered border of multicolor floral trail in silk and metallic thread; sequins set at center of flowers; hem lined with linen.

Details

Descriptive Terms

skirts (garments)
petticoats (underskirts)
embroidering
stitching
linen (material)
machine-made
thread
metallic (color attribute)
silk (textile)
taffeta
textiles
floral patterns
Women's clothing
Unidentified Textile
Silk
Taffeta
Fiddle Thread
Linen
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Floral
SKIRT

Associated Building

Used At Parson Smith House,

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Parson Smith

Accession Number

1953.325